Past Event

Awakening Our Democracy - The Legacy of Slavery on Public Health

October 16, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Roy And Diana Vagelos Education Center, 104 Haven Ave., New York, NY 10032 401

The legacy of slavery has shaped nearly every facet of modern life for all in the United States, and is a driving force behind health disparities in communities of color. Please join us for an important discussion about the long-term impacts of slavery on public health.

Moderator: Suzanne B. Goldberg, EVP Office of University Life


  • Courtney D. Cogburn, Columbia School of Social Work
  • Geraldine Downey, Department of Psychology
  • Micaela Martinez, Mailman School of Public Health
  • Samuel K. Roberts, Department of History, Mailman School of Public Health, Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies

RSVP is required, please bring your CUID.

Contact Information

The Office of University Life